Only at Doernbecher, will you find:
More pediatric specialists than anywhere else in Oregon
We have more than 1,000 doctors, nurses and staff all specially trained in pediatric care and dedicated exclusively to your child’s needs. That’s why more pediatricians and family medicine physicians from Oregon and southwest Washington refer their patients to OHSU Doernbecher Children’s Hospital.
A kid-friendly place
We recognize that kids must be kids, and that smiles are an important part of helping your child get better. That's why everything about Doernbecher is designed just for kids – from playrooms and playgrounds, to medical equipment and exam procedures.
Family centered care
We also understand that you and your family are your child's most important source of support and nurturing throughout their treatment and recovery. For that reason we make sure you’re an integral part of the planning and decision making process regarding your child’s care. Together we’ll work as a team for the benefit of your child.
Breakthrough pediatric treatments
As part of Oregon’s only academic health center, Doernbecher is the only place in the state where breakthrough pediatric research quickly translates into new treatments and access to life-changing care; giving you and your child new hope.
Highest-quality pediatric care close to home
Recognized as one of America's leading children's hospitals
- Recognized by U.S. News & World Report as one of the nation's best hospitals
- Recognized as the Consumer Choice by Portland-area residents for 13 consecutive years
- Recognized by the Portland Business Journal survey of Oregon leaders as one of the most admired healthcare institutions in the state
- Recognized as a trusted partner by pediatricians and family medicine providers in every Oregon county
- Recognized as vital to children by thousands of generous donors each year